Germany - Ecuador 3:0 (2:0)

Match Number:	776
Date:		20 Jun 2006
Location:	Berlin
Competition:	World Cup 2006, Group Stage

A. Friedrich, Mertesacker, Huth, Lahm
B. Schneider (73. Asamoah), Frings (66. Borowski), Ballack, Schweinsteiger
Klose (66. Neuville), Podolski

de la Cruz, Guagua, Espinoza, Ambrossi
Valencia (63. Lara), Mendez, Edwin Tenorio, Ayovi (68. Urrutia)
Borja (46. Benitez), Kaviedes

Attendance: 	72,000 (sold out)

1:0 Klose (4.)
2:0 Klose (44.)
3:0 Podolski (57.)

Referee: 	Valentin Iwanow (Russia)
Yellow cards: 	Valencia - Borowski
In what was expected to be a difficult match, Germany basically kicked ass. This certainly raised the euphoria among German fans, indicating that coach Klinsmann's enthusiasm was beginning to pay dividends.
Abseits Guide to German Soccer